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Nutrition And Gender Assistant

Baringo, Kenya

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Published: Sep 20, 2022 (9 days ago)

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Job Summary

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Knowledge, Experience and Other Requirements:

Essential:

  • Degree in social sciences, community nutrition and dietetics or related fields
  • Training and working knowledge of Gender as far as community development practice is concerned is key for this position.
  • At least 2 years’ experience in practice on Nutrition, Gender and community WASH programming

Desirable:

  • Experience working collaboratively in a team structure in a multicultural environment.
  • Experience working in ASAL areas and resilience projects an added advantage.
  • Experience working with partners.
  • He/ she should demonstrate motivated participation in the learning process.
  • Knowledge on community WASH programming is an added advantage.
  • Experience working collaboratively in a team structure in a multicultural environment is desirable.
  • Experience in gender issues is desirable.
  • Strong computer skills especially with MS Word and Excel and other related packages
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and team building skills
  • Ability and resilience to cope with multiple internal and external demands
  • High level skills and experience in capacity building and mentoring skills
  • Ability to work as part of team across different cultures
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • High level of initiative, motivation, commitment and professionalism


Responsibilities

Knowledge, Experience and Other Requirements:

Essential:

  • Degree in social sciences, community nutrition and dietetics or related fields
  • Training and working knowledge of Gender as far as community development practice is concerned is key for this position.
  • At least 2 years’ experience in practice on Nutrition, Gender and community WASH programming

Desirable:

  • Experience working collaboratively in a team structure in a multicultural environment.
  • Experience working in ASAL areas and resilience projects an added advantage.
  • Experience working with partners.
  • He/ she should demonstrate motivated participation in the learning process.
  • Knowledge on community WASH programming is an added advantage.
  • Experience working collaboratively in a team structure in a multicultural environment is desirable.
  • Experience in gender issues is desirable.
  • Strong computer skills especially with MS Word and Excel and other related packages
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and team building skills
  • Ability and resilience to cope with multiple internal and external demands
  • High level skills and experience in capacity building and mentoring skills
  • Ability to work as part of team across different cultures
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • High level of initiative, motivation, commitment and professionalism


  • Support the Programme Manager in the implementation of Nutrition
  • and Gender components in the project area in liaison with the
PC-Nutrition and Gender
  • Support activity planning and
  • implementation together with the project partners and team in consultations with Programme Manager and PC-Nutrition and Gender
  • Work closely with the PC-Nutrition and Gender to plan, coordinate and conduct field assessments and on-going M &E work.
  • Support
  • and follow up with partners to ensure the Nutrition and Gender activities are implemented in accordance with the implementation strategy and workplan.
  • When required, support field assessments
  • and research activities including data collection and compilation of case studies specific to nutrition, Gender and WASH aspects for the project.
  • Follow up on partners and trainers to ensure Nutrition
  • training reports are submitted to SHA through the programme Manager and PC-Nutrition and Gender.
  • Collaborate with relevant ministry
  • stakeholders as necessary including representing SHA in the county WASH, Nutrition and Gender working groups.  
  • Support other activities as requested.

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